The Folio Society, 2010. Second Folio Society Edition. Hardcover. 358pp. Quarto [26 cm] Yellow cloth lettered and pictorially stamped in silver, gilt, black and green. Publisher's yellow top stain. Green and silver illustrated endpapers. Top of text block and head of spine lightly bumped. Bottom of text block slightly soiled. No slipcase. Very good. Item #59648
Paintings and decorations by Danuta Mayer. The Yellow Fairy Book was first published by Longmans, Green and Co. in 1894. This edition follows the 1894 edition of the text, with some minor emendations. Lang's original Preface has been abridged. Set in Founder's Caslon at the Folio Society. Printed on Caxton wove paper at Memminger Mediencentrum AG, Memmingen, Germany.